Research

This page presents both published and forthcoming papers of DeFiPP academic and scientific members since 2016.

 

Academic staff

 

Baland Jean-Marie (CRED)

Baland, J.M., Decerf, B., & Cassan, G. (2020). "Too young to die". Deprivation measures combining poverty and premature mortality. Conditionally accepted in American Economic Journal: Applied Economics.

Baland, J.M., Bourguignon, F., Platteau, J.P., & Verdier, T. (2020). Introduction. Economic Development and Institutions, Princeton University Press (eds: Baland, J.M., Bourguignon, F., Platteau, J.P., & Verdier, T.).

Bishal, B., Baland, J.M., & Mani, N. (2019). What makes a ban on plastic bags effective? The case of Nepal. Forthcoming in Environment and Development Economics.

Baland, J.M., Guirkinger, C., & Hartwig, R. (2019). Now or later? The allocation of the pot and the insurance motive in fixed roscas. Journal of Development Economics, 140, 1–11.

Baland, J.M., Demont, T., & Somanathan, R. (2019). Child labour and schooling decisions among self-help groups members in rural India. Forthcoming in Economic Development and Cultural Change.

Baland, J.M., Somanathan, R., & Vandewalle, L. (2019). Socially disadvantaged groups and microfinance in India. Forthcoming in Economic Development and Cultural Change.

Baland, J.M., & Ziparo, R. (2018). Intra-household bargaining in poor countries. Towards gender equity in development, WIDER, OUP, chapter 3 (eds: Anderson, S., Beaman, L., & Platteau, J.P.).

Baland, J.M., Libois, F., & Mookherjee, D. (2018). Forest degradation and economic growth in Nepal, 2003–2010. Journal of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists5(2), 401–439.

Baland, J.M., Gangadharan, L., Maitra, P., & Somanathan, R. (2017). Repayment and exclusion in a microfinance experiment. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 137, 176–190.

Baland, J.M., Bonjean, I., Guirkinger, C., & Ziparo, R. (2016). The economic consequences of mutual help in extended families. Journal of Development Economics, 123, 38–56.

 

Bernal Oscar (CeReFiM)

Bernal, O., Girard, A., & Gnabo, J.Y. (2016). The importance of conflicts of interest in attributing sovereign credit ratings. International Review of Law and Economics, 47, 48–66.

Bernal, O., Gnabo, J.Y., & Guilmin, G. (2016). Economic policy uncertainty and risk spillovers in the Eurozone. Journal of International Money and Finance, 65, 24–45.

 

Cassan Guilhem (CRED)

Baland, J.M., Decerf, B., & Cassan, G. (2020). "Too young to die". Deprivation measures combining poverty and premature mortality. Conditionally accepted in American Economic Journal: Applied Economics.

Cassan, G. (2019). Affirmative action, education and gender: Evidence from India. Journal of Development Economics, 136, 51–70.

Alvaredo, F., Bergeron, A., & Cassan, G. (2017). Income concentration in British India, 1885–1946. Journal of Development Economics, 127, 459–469.

 

Decerf Benoît (CRED, CERPE)

Baland, J.M., Decerf, B., & Cassan, G. (2020). "Too young to die". Deprivation measures combining poverty and premature mortality. Conditionally accepted in American Economic Journal: Applied Economics.

Decerf, B. (2020). Combining absolute and relative poverty: Income poverty measurement with two poverty lines. Social Choice and Welfare, 1–38.

Decerf, B., & Riedel, F. (2019). Purification and disambiguation of Ellsberg equilibria. Economic Theory, 1–42.

Decerf, B. (2017). Why not consider that being absolutely poor is worse than being only relatively poor? Journal of Public Economics, 152, 79–92.

Decerf, B., & Van der Linden, M. (2016). Fair social orderings with other-regarding preferences. Social Choice and Welfare, 46(3), 655–694.

 

Dejardin Marcus (CERPE)

Vanderstraeten, J., Hermans, J., Van Witteloostuijn, A., & Dejardin, M. (2020). SME innovativeness in a dynamic environment: Is there any value in combining causation and effectuation? Technology Analysis & Strategic Management, 1–17.

Siepel, J., & Dejardin, M. (2020). How do we measure firm performance? A review of issues facing entrepreneurship researchers. The Handbook of Quantitative Research Methods in Entrepreneurship, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar (eds: Saridakis, G., & Cowling, M.).

Ramdani, D., Van Witteloostuijn, A., Vanderstraeten, J., Hermans, J., & Dejardin, M. (2019). The perceived benefits of the European Union standardization. An exploration according to firm size and firm capabilities. International Economics and Economic Policy, 16(2), 379–396.

Slabbinck, H., Van Witteloostuijn, A., Hermans, J., Vanderstraeten, J., Dejardin, M., Brassey, J., & Ramdani, D. (2018). The added value of implicit motives for organizational research development and validation of a brief implicit association test (BIAT) for the measurement of implicit motives. PloS ONE, 13(6): e0198094.

Hermans, J., Slabbinck, H., Vanderstraeten, J., Brassey, J., Dejardin, M., Ramdani, D., & Van Witteloostuijn, A. (2017). The power paradox: Implicit and explicit power motives, and the importance attached to prosocial organizational goals in SMEs. Sustainability, 9(11), 2001.

Bonnet, J., Dejardin, M., & Garcia Pérez De Lema, D. (2017). Exploring the Entrepreneurial Society: Institutions, Behaviors and Outcomes, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing (eds: Bonnet, J., Dejardin, M., & Garcia Pérez De Lema, D.).

Bonnet, J., Cieply, S., & Dejardin, M. (2016). Credit rationing or overlending? An exploration into financing imperfection. Applied Economics, 48(57), 5563–5580.

Ferreira, J., Raposo, M.L., Fernandes, C.I., & Dejardin, M. (2016). Knowledge Intensive Business Services and Regional Competitiveness, London: Routledge (eds: Ferreira, J., Raposo, M.L., Fernandes, C.I., & Dejardin, M.).

Bögenhold, D., Bonnet, J., Dejardin, M., & Garcia Pérez De Lema, D. (2016). Contemporary Entrepreneurship: Multidisciplinary Perspectives on Innovation and Growth, Heidelberg: Springer (eds : Bögenhold, D., Bonnet, J., Dejardin, M., & Garcia Pérez De Lema, D.).

 

Giot Pierre (CeReFiM)

Gejadze, M., Giot, P., & Schwienbacher, A. (2017). Private equity fundraising and firm specialization. The Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, 64, 259–274.

 

Girard Alexandre (CeReFiM)

Beaupain, R., & Girard, A. (2020). The value of understanding central bank communication. Economic Modelling, 85, 154–165.

Girard, A., & Picault, M. (2017). L’évolution de la communication des banques centrales depuis la crise des surprimes et de l’euro. Reflets et perspectives de la vie économique, 56(4), 101–112.

Girard, A. (2017). Introduction: La crise de l’euro et les voies d’approfondissement de l’Union Monétaire. Reflets et perspectives de la vie économique, 56(4), 5–8.

Bernal, O., Girard, A., & Gnabo, J.Y. (2016). The importance of conflicts of interest in attributing sovereign credit ratings. International Review of Law and Economics, 47, 48–66.

 

Gnabo Jean-Yves (CeReFiM)

Béreau, S., Gnabo, J.Y., & Vanhomwegen, H. (2020). Making a difference: European mutual funds distinctiveness and peers' performance. Finance, 41, 7–51.

Dahlqvist, C.H., & Gnabo, J.Y. (2018). Effective network inference through multivariate information transfer estimation. Physica A, 499, 376–394.

Gandica, Y., Geraci, M., Béreau, S., & Gnabo, J.Y. (2018). Fragmentation, integration and macroprudential surveillance of the US financial industry: Insights from network science. PloS ONE, 13(4), e0195110.

Geraci, M., & Gnabo, J.Y. (2018). Measuring interconnectedness between financial institutions with Bayesian time-varying VARs. Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, 53(3), 1371–1390.

Debarsy, N., Ertur, C., Dossougoin, C., & Gnabo, J.Y. (2018). Measuring sovereign risk spillovers and assessing the role of transmission channels: A spatial econometrics approach. Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 87, 21–45.

Gnabo, J.Y., Kerkour, M., Lecourt, C., & Raymond-Feingold, H. (2017). Understanding the decision making process of sovereign wealth funds: The case of Temasek. International Economics, 152, 91–106.

Debarsy, N., Gnabo, J.Y., & Kerkour, M. (2016). Sovereign wealth funds’ cross-border investments: Assessing the role of country-level drivers and spatial competition. Journal of International Money and Finance, 76, 68–87.

Bernal, O., Gnabo, J.Y., & Guillmin, G. (2016). Economic policy uncertainty and risk spillovers in the Eurozone. Journal of International Money and Finance, 65, 24–45.

Bernal, O., Girard, A., & Gnabo, J.Y. (2016). The importance of conflicts of interest in attributing sovereign credit ratings. International Review of Law and Economics, 47, 48–66.

 

Guirkinger Catherine (CRED)

Gross, J., Guirkinger, C., & Platteau, J.P. (2020). Buy as you need: Nutrition and food storage imperfections. Journal of Development Economics, 144, 102444.

Guirkinger, C., & Platteau, J.P. (2020). The dynamics of family systems. The Handbook of Economic Development and Institutions, Princeton University Press (eds: Baland, J. M., Bourguignon, F., Platteau, J. P., & Verdier, T.).

Serfilippi, E., Carter, M., & Guirkinger, C. (2019). Certain and uncertain utility and insurance demand: Results from a framed field experiment in Burkina Faso. Forthcoming in Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization.

Baland, J.M., Guirkinger, C., & Hartwig, R. (2019). Now or later? The allocation of the pot and the insurance motive in fixed roscas. Journal of Development Economics, 140, 1–11.

Delpierre, M., Guirkinger, C., & Platteau, J.P. (2019). Risk as an impediment to individualization of land tenure. Economic Development and Cultural Change, 67(4).

Gelade, W., & Guirkinger, C. (2018). The enforcement advantage of external monitoring: Lessons from an experiment with joint-liability groups in Burkina Faso. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 151(C): 307–325.

Aldashev G., & Guirkinger, C. (2017). Colonization and changing social structure: Kazakhstan, 1896-1910. Journal of Development Economics, 127, 413–430.

Guirkinger C., & Platteau, J.P. (2017). Transformation of African farm households: A short survey of economic contributions. Journal of Demographic Economics, 83(1), 41–50.

Baland, J-M., Bonjean, I., Guirkinger, C., & Ziparro, R. (2016). The economic consequences of mutual help in extended families. Journal of Development Economics, 123, 38–56.

Guirkinger C., & Aldashev, G. (2016). Clans and ploughs: Traditional institutions and production decisions of Kazakhs under Russian colonial settlement. The Journal of Economic History, 76(1), 76–108.

 

Houssa Romain (CRED, CeReFiM)

Bourguignon, F., Houssa, R., Platteau, J.P., & Reding, P. (2020). The Benin institutional diagnostic. Forthcoming, Oxford University Press (eds: Bourguignon, F., Houssa, R., Platteau, J.P., & Reding, P.).

Houssa, R., & Megersa, K. (2018). The dynamics of bond and equities markets in WAEMU. The Service Sector and Economic Development in Africa, Routledge Studies in Development Economics (New-York).

Stoop, N., Houssa, R., & Verpoorten, M. (2016). To fish or not to fish? Resource degradation and income diversification in Benin. Environment and Development Economics, 21(5), 669–689.

Alonso, E.B., Houssa, R., & Verpoorten, M. (2016). Voodoo versus fishing committees: The role of traditional and contemporary institutions in fisheries management. Ecological Economics, 122, 61–70.

Dayé, M., Houssa, R., & Reding, P. (2016). Improving MSMEs access to external financing in low-income countries: Is there a role for development cooperation? Reflets et Perspectives de la Vie Économique, 55(1), 9–28.

 

Kiedaisch Christian (CERPE)

Chai, A., Kaus, W., & Kiedaisch, C. (2019). Conspicuous spending and the income distribution of social groups. Economic Inquiry57(3), 1324–1341.

 

Kiriliouk Anna (CeReFiM)

Kiriliouk, A. (2019). Hypothesis testing for tail dependence parameters on the boundary of the parameter space. Econometrics and Statistics (in press).

Kiriliouk, A., & Naveau, P. (2019). Climate extreme event attribution using multivariate peaks-over-thresholds modelling and counterfactual theory. Forthcoming in Annals of Applied Statistics.

Kiriliouk, A., Rootzén, H., Segers, J., & Wadsworth, J. (2019). Peaks over thresholds modelling with multivariate generalized Pareto distributions. Technometrics 61(1), 123–135.

Einmahl, J.H.J., Kiriliouk, A., & Segers, J. (2018). A continuous updating weighted least squares estimator of tail dependence in high dimensions. Extremes 21(2), 205–233.

Van Loenhout, J.A.F., Delbiso, T. Kiriliouk, A. Rodriguez-Llanes, J. Segers, J. & Guha-Sapir, D. (2018). Heat and emergency room admissions in the Netherlands. BMC Public Health 18(108), 1–9.

Kiriliouk, A., Segers, J. & Tafakori, L. (2018). An estimator of the stable tail dependence function based on the empirical beta copula. Extremes 21(4), 581–600.

Einmahl, J.H.J., Kiriliouk, A., Krajina, A., & Segers, J. (2016). An M-estimator of spatial tail dependence. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series B (Statistical Methodology), 78, 275–298.

Kiriliouk, A., Segers, J., & Warchol, M. (2016). Nonparametric estimation of extremal dependence. Extreme Value Modelling and Risk Analysis: Methods and Applications, Chapman & Hall/CRC Press (eds: Dey, D., & Yan, J.).

 

Toulemonde Éric (CERPE)

Belleflamme, P., & Toulemonde, E. (2018). Tax incidence on competing two‐sided platforms. Journal of Public Economic Theory20(1), 9–21.

Toulemonde, E. (2017). Does the market deliver the right technology? Economics Letters, 150, 95–98.

Belleflamme, P., & Toulemonde, E. (2016). Who benefits from increased competition among sellers on B2C platforms? Research in Economics70(4), 741–751.

 

Scientific staff

 

Bequet Ludovic (CRED)

Bequet, L. (2020). Biotech crops, input use and landslides case study of herbicide tolerant corn in the Philippine Highlands. Ecological Economics, 177, 106773.

 

Dayé Modeste (CRED)

Dayé, M. (2018). Volunteering at the extensive margin: Intrinsic or extrinsic motive? Annals of Economics and Statistics, 131, 117–136.

Dayé, M., Houssa, R., & Reding, P. (2016). Improving MSMEs access to external financing in low income countries: Is there a role for development cooperation? Reflets et Perspectives de la Vie Économique, 55(1), 9–28.

 

Dufays Arnaud (CeReFiM)

Dufays, A., Houndetoungan, A. & Coën, A. (2020). Selective linear segmentation for detecting relevant parameter changes. Accepted in Journal of Financial Econometrics.

Dufays, A., & Rombouts, J.V. (2020). Relevant parameter changes in structural break models. Journal of Econometrics217(1), 46–78.

Augustyniak, M., Bauwens, L., & Dufays, A. (2019). A new approach to volatility modelling: the factorial hidden Markov volatility model. Journal of Business & Economic Statistics37(4), 696–709.

Augustyniak, M., & Dufays, A. (2018). Modeling macroeconomic series with regime-switching models characterized by a high-dimensional state space. Economics Letters, 170, 122–126.

Dufays, A., & Rombouts, J.V. (2018). Sparse change-point HAR models for realized variance. Econometric Reviews, 1–24.

Bauwens, L., Carpantier, J.F., & Dufays, A. (2017). Autoregressive moving average infinite hidden Markov-switching models. Journal of Business & Economic Statistics35(2), 162–182.

Dufays, A. (2016). Evolutionary sequential Monte Carlo samplers for change-point models. Econometrics4(1), 12.

Dufays, A. (2016). Infinite-state Markov-switching for dynamic volatility. Journal of Financial Econometrics14(2), 418–460.

 

Sangnier Marc (CRED)

Sangnier, M., & Zylberberg, Y. (2017). Protests and trust in the state: Evidence from African countries. Journal of Public Economics, 152, 55–67.

Couttenier, M., Grosjean, P., & Sangnier, M. (2017). The wild west is wild: The homicide resource curse. Journal of the European Economic Association15(3), 558–585.

Raux, M., Sangnier, M., & Van Ypersele, T. (2017). Scrambled questions penalty in multiple choice tests: New evidence from French undergraduate students. Economics Bulletin, 37(1), 347–351.

Algan, Y., Cahuc, P., & Sangnier, M. (2016). Trust and the welfare state: The twin peaks curve. The Economic Journal126(593), 861–883.

Brodeur, A., Lé, M., Sangnier, M., & Zylberberg, Y. (2016). Star wars: The empirics strike back. American Economic Journal: Applied Economics8(1), 1–32.